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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: FDA's spark: New rules will limit minors’ use of e-cigarettes

This is intolerable. While the practice is relatively new and studies aren’t complete, the available evidence does suggest that vaping is a gateway to young people taking up smoking. Why wouldn’t it be? Nicotine is addictive no matter how it is delivered
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added May 9, 2014 16:15

SHAPIRO: Don't be seduced by e-cigarettes

Addictions can inhibit emotional intensity, artistic urges and love. They act as blockades. Since I quit smoking....When you give up a toxic habit, you leave room for something beautiful to take its place. It shouldn't be electronic cigarettes.
Chicago Tribune
added May 2, 2014 05:46

E-cigarette use for quitting smoking is associated with improved success rates

The study, published in Addiction, surveyed 5,863 smokers between 2009 and 2014 who had attempted to quit smoking without the aid of prescription medication or professional support. 20% of people trying to quit with the aid of e-cigarettes reported havin
added Jun 9, 2014 15:00

The impact of electronic cigarettes on the paediatric population [FREE FULL TEXT]

extent to which e-cigarette use in youth will result in nicotine dependence and subsequent use of other tobacco products is unknown. e-cigarettes present risks of unintentional nicotine exposure and are potential choking hazards. A greater understanding o
Tobacco Control
added Jun 2, 2014 13:54

[Canada] GLOBE EDITORIAL E-cigarettes: A way out of addiction – or a way in?

Consumers deserve clarity from Health Canada. Are these devices banned or not? Safe or not? A good way to stop smoking – or a way to start? A lot has changed since 2009. Time for an update, Health Canada. Your smoke break is over.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 5, 2014 13:15

Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act; Regulations on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements for Tobac

A Proposed Rule by the Food and Drug Administration on 04/25/2014 / This document has a comment period that ends in 54 days (07/09/2014)
Federal Register
added May 16, 2014 16:18

5 Sketchy Things We Still Don't Know About E-Cigarettes

1. Do e-cigarettes actually help people quit—or are they a gateway for new smokers?/ 2. How dangerous is liquid nicotine? / 3. Are the vaporizers safe? / 4. Is propylene glycol dangerous? / 5. Can you get addicted to e-cigarettes?
TIME Magazine
added Apr 25, 2014 18:09

FDA moves to ban sales of e-cigarettes to minors

would ban the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone under 18, but would not restrict flavored products, online sales or advertising..."It's very disappointing because they don't do anything to rein in the wild-west marketing that is targeting kids," said Stanton
added Apr 24, 2014 09:02
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Momentary Negative Moods and Being With Friends Precede Cigarette Use Among Korean American Emerging Adults

Based on extant theory and data documenting the importance of negative affect (NA) and social context, we examined the extent to which being with friends and NA independently and concomitantly were associated with the likelihood of subsequent smoking,...
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 28, 2014 23:05

An fMRI Study of Nicotine-Deprived Smokers' Reactivity to Smoking Cues during Novel/Exciting Activity [FREE FULL TEXT]

These results support the idea that a self-expanding activity promoting reward activation attenuates cigarette cue-reactivity among nicotine-deprived smokers. Future research could focus on the parameters of self-expanding activities that produce this eff
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Apr 30, 2014 13:08
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